Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said that the Government was giving a big push to the use of renewable energy and electrification in the Railways for ensuring sustainability and cost efficiency.
With these, the operating renewable energy capacity of TPREL grows to 1,876 MW, comprising 841 MW wind, 915 MW solar, and 120 MW waste heat recovery capacity as of today. In FY16, Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd increased its operational capacity by 1169 MW.
Tata Power’s wholly-owned subsidiary—Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL) and India’s largest renewable energy company has announced the commissioning of 36 MW wind capacity of a 100 MW wind farm (under construction) at Nimbagallu in Andhra Pradesh, and 49 MW solar plant at Kayathar, Tamil Nadu, under Welspun Renewable Energy Private Limited (WREPL).
Greenko Energy is set to acquire an Indian hydro power unit from Abu Dhabi’s TAQA for Rs 650 crore, the second instance in four months where the Hyderabad-based renewables company is buying out a distressed local asset from a global utilities major, said officials in the know. Last September, Greenko pipped several potential suitors to […]
State-run power giant NTPC said its board has approved an investment of Rs 1,053.41 crore for Dulanga coal mining project with rated production of 7 million tonnes per annum.
In a bid to adopt green technology, the Indian Railways is giving a big push to renewable energy to attain cost efficiency, Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Wednesday.
The S11X 2.1 MW platform features the Doubly Fed Induction Generator (DFIG) technology, which is designed to optimally harness available wind resources, the company said, adding that it not only delivers higher energy yield, but also offers higher return on investment for customers.
Renewable energy company, Suzlon Group has won a 226.8 MW wind power project order from a leading Independent Power Producer (IPP).
The northeastern region, with its huge energy potential — 50,000 MW, by some estimates — could soon become the “power house of India”.
French energy major EDF Group’s chairman and CEO Jean-Bernard Lévy said India is among the top 5 focus areas for the company but will stay away from investing in capital-intensive projects
There will be a major thrust on hydro sector by different ways to bring down cost of electricity from this renewable source, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said today.
MD Ashvini Kumar said SECI is committed to finalise 5,500 MW of solar energy in next few years for which PPAs to produce 3,200 MW are already in place.
Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) said on Monday that it will shortly float tenders for putting up 2300 mw of solar power projects. Alongside, SECI said it has also signed Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with various stakeholders for 3,200 MW of solar power.